PineCone Bluegrass Radio Show - Current Playlist


Playlist - Sunday, January 28, 2018
Hosted by Larry Nixon

The PineCone Bluegrass show is a charter voting participant in both the Bluegrass Unlimited and the Bluegrass Today national polls, which rank the popularity of new bluegrass song releases.

The PineCone Bluegrass Show is now streaming live! Now, no matter where you are in the world, you can listen to the PineCone Bluegrass Show live online every Sunday night from 6-9 p.m. EST! During the show, you can call in your requests at 919-860-9470. 

Want to look back at an old playlist? PineCone maintains a playlist archive going back six months - view PineCone's Playlist Archive.

2018 marks the PineCone Bluegrass Radio Show's 29th year on the air - many thanks to Tim Woodall and Larry Nixon for continuing this program for 29 years and counting!

In 2015, both Larry Nixon and Tim Woodall were both nominated for Bluegrass Deejay of the Year by the Society for the Preservation of Bluegrass Music of America (SPBGMA), and WQDR was nominated again for Bluegrass Radio Station of the Year.

Want to listen to the PineCone Bluegrass Radio Show when it's NOT a Sunday night? PineCone has compiled a Spotify playlist from the most recent show. PLEASE NOTE: this playlist includes all the songs from Sunday's show that were available in the Spotify database when the playlist was created; unfortunately, not all the songs played on the show are available. You can still see the full playlist from Sunday night's show below. If the album listed is not available on Spotify, but another version of the song by the same band is, it has been included. NOTE: If you do not have a Spotify account, you will need to sign up to listen, but it is a FREE service. We hope you enjoy the music! (Playlists from other shows can be accessed by searching for PineCone's Spotify account: pineconenc. Type the following code into the Spotify search bar - spotify:user:pineconenc.)


Song Title

Album Title

Record Label

Alan Mullen

Big Mon

Heartwood Sessions


Lonesome River Band

Wrong Road Again

Mayhayley’s House

Mountain Home Music

Flat & Scruggs

I Wonder Where You Are Tonight


Bear Family

Jerry Salley

The Night Flatt & Scruggs Played Carnegie Hall

Front Porch Philosophy

Very Jerry Records

The Rarely Herd

Simon Crutchfield’s Grave

Midnight Loneliness

Pinecastle Records

The Seldom Scene

Breaking New Ground

Change of Scenery

Sugar Hill

The Grascals

Sleepin’ with the Reaper

Before Breakfast

Mountain Home Music

Del McCoury

Cold Cheater’s Heart

A Deeper Shade of Blue


Darin & Brooke Aldridge

Cumberland Plateau

Faster and Farther

Mountain Home Music

Lonesome River Band

Mayhayley’s House

Mayhayley’s House

Mountain Home Music

Snyder Family Band

Blue Ridge Mountain Sky

The Life We Know

Mountain Home Music

Emily Kirsch

Little Willie

Just Another Memory

Rabbit’s Foot Records

Tony Rice

Greenlight on the Southern

Me & My Guitar


Eddy Raven with Carolina Road

Good Morning Country Rain

All Grassed Up

Pinecastle Records

Flatt Lonesome

All My Life

Silence in These Walls

Mountain Home Music


A Better Place

A Better Place

Bluegrass Ahead

The Farm Hands

Rural Route


Pinecastle Records

Swift Creek

Rock Me Grandpa

Winner Winner Chicken Dinner

Vital Records

Doyle Lawson & Quicksilver

Life to My Days

Life is a Story

Mountain Home Music

Alecia Nugent

Paper & Pen

Alecia Nugent


Becky Buller

Speakin’ to That Mountain

Crêpe Paper Heart

Dark Shadow Recording

Alan Bibey & Grasstowne

This Old Guitar & Me

Grasstowne 4

Mountain Fever

Junior Sisk & Rambler’s Choice

What Goes Around

The Mountains Are Calling Me Home

Mountain Fever

Al Batten

Always Marry An Ugly Girl

Instrumentals & Insanities

Al Batten

The Gibson Brothers


In the Ground


The Grass Cats

A Good Way to Get the Blues

A Good Way to Get the Blues

New Time Records

Country Gentlemen


25 Years

Rebel Records


Surround Me With Love


Voxhall Records

Osborne Brothers

Big Spike Hammer

Once More, Volumes I & II

Sugar Hill

James King

Thirty Years of Farming

Thirty Years of Farming


Patty Loveless

Fools Thin Air

Mountain Soul II

Saguaro Road Records

Ricky Skaggs

Little Cabin Home on the Hill

Sweet Temptation

Sugar Hill

The Sowell Family Pickers

Three Wooden Crosses

Trust in the Lord

The Sowell Family Pickers


You Don’t Know What You Got ’Till It’s Gone

Colors and Crossroads

Mountain Fever

Eric Strickland

Black & White

Black and White and Blue

Ol’ River Records

Rhonda Vincent

The Storm Still Rages (?)

The Storm Still Rages


Balsam Range

Songs I’ve Sung


Mountain Home Music

Brad Hudson

Smoky Mountain Strong

Next New Heartbreak

Pinecastle Records

The Osborne Brothers

Rocky Top

High Lonesome: The Story of Bluegrass Music (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack)
(Various Artists)

CMH Records

James King

Echo Mountain

The Bluegrass Storyteller


Hot Rize

Just Like You

Untold Stories

Sugar Hill

The Williamson Brothers

The Wreck of the Old 97


Mandolin Central Publishing

Vasser Clements

Orange Blossom Special

Will the Circle Be Unbroken (Nitty Gritty Dirt Band/Various Artists)

Capitol Nashville

Becky Buller

Southern Flavor

’Tween Earth & Sky

Dark Shadow Recording

Steep Canyon Rangers

Lovin’ Pretty Women

Lovin’ Pretty Women

Rebel Records


Artists who would like to submit their music to the PineCone Bluegrass Show can submit a physical copy of their album to either DJ. To submit music to Woodall, please e-mail him at timwoodall -at- to receive a mailing address. To submit to Nixon, please mail CDs to:

4412 Dewees Court
Raleigh, NC 27612

Submissions become property of PineCone and will not be returned.

The PineCone Bluegrass Show is a reporting station in Bluegrass Unlimited and Bluegrass Today music polls.